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1998 NFL College Draft

First and second round selections at the 63rd annual NFL College Draft held April 18-19, 1998, in New York City. 11 underclassmen were among the first 61 players chosen and are listed in capital LETTERS.

First Round

NoTeam Pos
1IndianapolisPeyton Manning, TennesseeQB
2a-San DiegoRYAN LEAF, Washington St.QB
3b-ArizonaAndre Wadsworth, Florida St.DE
4OaklandCHARLES WOODSON, MichiganCB
5ChicagoCURTIS ENIS, Penn St.RB
6St. LouisGrant Wistrom, NebraskaDE
7New OrleansKyle Turley, San Diego St.OT
8DallasGreg Ellis, North CarolinaDE
9c-JacksonvilleFred Taylor, FloridaRB
10BaltimoreDuane Starks, Miami-FLCB
11PhiladelphiaTra Thomas, Florida St.OT
12AtlantaKeith Brooking, Georgia TechLB
13CincinnatiTAKEO SPIKES, AuburnLB
14CarolinaJason Peter, NebraskaDT
15SeattleANTHONY SIMMONS, ClemsonLB
16TennesseeKevin Dyson, UtahWR
17d-CincinnatiBrian Simmons, North CarolinaLB
18e-New EnglandRobert Edwards, GeorgiaRB
19f-Green BayVonnie Holliday, North CarolinaDT
20DetroitTerry Fair, TennesseeCB
21MinnesotaRANDY MOSS, MarshallWR
22New EnglandTebucky Jones, SyracuseS
23g-Oakland MO COLLINS, FloridaOT
24NY GiantsShaun Williams, UCLAS
25JacksonvilleDonovin Darius, SyracuseS
26PittsburghALAN FANECA, LSUOG
27Kansas CityVictor Riley, AuburnOG
28San FranciscoR.W. MCQUARTERS, Okla. St.CB
29h-MiamiJohn Avery, MississippiRB
30DenverMarcus Nash, TennesseeWR
Acquired picks: a?from Arizona; b? from San Diego; c?from Buffalo; d?from Washington; e?from NY Jets; f?from Miami; g?from Tampa Bay; h?from Green Bay.

Second Round

NoTeam Pos
31i-OaklandLeon Bender, Washington St.DT
32IndianapolisJerome Pathon, WashingtonWR
33j-ArizonaCorey Chavous, VanderbiltCB
34k-Tampa BayJACQUEZ GREEN, FloridaWR
35ChicagoTony Parrish, WashingtonS
36ArizonaAnthony Clement, SW LouisianaOT
37St. LouisRobert Holcombe, IllinoisRB
38DallasFlozell Adams, Michigan St.OT
39BuffaloSam Cowart, Florida St.LB
40New OrleansCameron Cleeland, WashingtonTE
41l-PittsburghJeremy Staat, Arizona St.DT
42BaltimorePat Johnson, OregonWR
43CincinnatiArtell Hawkins, CincinnatiCB
44m-MiamiPatrick Surtain, Southern Miss.CB
45n-Tampa BayBrian Kelly, USCCB
46TennesseeSamari Rolle, Florida St.CB
47SeattleTodd Weiner, Kansas St.OT
48WashingtonStephen Alexander, OklahomaTE
49MiamiKenny Mixon, LSUDE
50DetroitGermane Crowell, VirginiaWR
51MinnesotaKailee Wong, StanfordDE
52o-New EnglandTony Simmons, WisconsinWR
53p-AtlantaBob Hallen, Kent St.C
54New EnglandRod Rutledge, AlabamaTE
55NY GiantsJoe Jurevicius, Penn St.WR
56q-NY JetsDorian Boose, Washington St.DE
57JacksonvilleCordell Taylor, HamptonCB
58San FranciscoJEREMY NEWBERRY, CaliforniaC
59r-San DiegoMikhael Ricks, Stephen F. AustinWR
60s-DetroitCharlie Batch, E. MichiganQB
61DenverEric Brown, Mississippi St.S
Acquired picks: i?compensatory selection; j?from San Diego; k?from Tampa Bay; l? from Philadelphia through NY Jets; m?from Carolina; n?from Atlanta; o?from NY Jets; p?from Tampa Bay; q?from Pittsburgh; r?from Kansas City through Oakland and Tampa Bay; s?from Green Bay through Miami.

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